Next month's 20th Avignon Film Festival will welcome film talents Adrian Lyne, Jane Birkin, Agnes Varda and Bob Swaim and unspool 16 features and 16 shorts in competition.
Vet Polish TV director Artur Wiecek makes a pleasant, affecting feature debut with "An Angel in Cracow," which drops its early tone of Capra-esque whimsy for a surprisingly moving telling of a…
The 24th edition of the Valencia Intl. Film Festival will host a new mini-mart, Mercamostra, aimed at boosting sales of films from Mediterranean-rim countries and beyond.
The U.K.'s ICA and Spain's Alta Films have snapped up U.K. and Spanish rights, respectively, to "Osama," Siddiq Barmak's acclaimed portrait of religious fanaticism and misogyny under the Taliban…
Disney has set up action pic "Labor Day" as a starring vehicle for Hong Kong martial artist Jet Li, to be helmed by Robert Schwentke.
Nicolas Cage has committed to next star for Touchstone Pictures and director Jon Turteltaub in "National Treasure," with production to start in August. Jerry Bruckheimer is producing with Turteltaub.
Warner Bros. has won a bidding battle for rights to "A Million Little Pieces," James Frey's just-published memoir about his battle to beat drugs and alcohol.
It's a bumpier road for automakers looking to turn their cars into stars in H'wood. They are already recoiling over plans by Miramax to broker the best product placement pact with a car company for…
New Regency is negotiating with Ewan McGregor to topline the Marc Forster-directed drama "Stay."
Bill Murray was never a fat cat -- until now. Comic has inked to voice the role of Garfield the Cat in the upcoming "Garfield" pic for Twentieth Century Fox.